Arabic for silent

saakit
ﺳَﺎﻛِﺖ
silent – masculine singular

The Arabic word for silent is pronounced saakit and written ﺳَﺎﻛِﺖ.

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Part of speech: adjective. Pattern: active participle
Important letters:
The root of the word silent consists of three Arabic letters: sin that is written and pronounced s, kaf that is written and pronounced k and ta that is written and pronounced t. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to silent

All letters in silent

ﺳَﺎﻛِﺖ
ﺳـ
ـﺎ
ﻛـ
ـﺖ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺎ
ﻛـ
ـﺖ
 
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
ـﺎ
ﻛـ
ـﻜـ
ـﻚ
ﺗـ
ـﺘـ
ـﺖ
 
sin
s
alef
kaf
k
ta
t
 
 
The Arabic word for silent consists of: The letter sin that is written ﺱ ( here ﺳـ ) and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter alef that is written ﺍ ( here ـﺎ ) and pronounced . The letter kaf that is written ﻙ ( here ﻛـ ) and pronounced k and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel i that is written as the sign ِ under the letter. The letter ta that is written ﺕ ( here ـﺖ ) and pronounced t and is a part of the root of the word. Therefore, the word is writen ﺳَﺎﻛِﺖ and pronounced saakit.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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The pattern for silent

faa3il becomes saakit

We have seen that the Arabic word for silent is written ﺳَﺎﻛِﺖ and pronounced saakit. It follows the pattern active participle form 1. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure faa3il where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is faa3il and the root letters are s, k and t, the word becomes saakit.
All Arabic words with the same pattern follow the same structure. If you know the pattern and root of a word, you can often guess its meaning. Learn more about Arabic word patterns

Words with the same pattern as silent